Women relax by St. Petersburg’s Peter and Paul Fortress.
A deceased leopard in a Czech taxidermy shop receives acupuncture treatment to keep its skin tight.
Seeing red, a monkey is surrounded by carps in Hefei, China’s wildlife park.
Horses being transported from a cargo ship to a truck in East Java, Indonesia.
One demonstrator locks lips with a riot officer amid a protest against the construction of a high-speed train between Lyon and Turin.
Three Brazilians in masks participating in the Cavalhadas festival, a tradition that re-enacts the Christian knights’ medieval defeat of the Moors.
A young Indian boy hovers above the Ganges river’s overflowing waters.
A troop of kangaroos clear the fairway during the Handa Australian Open in Canberra, Australia.
7-year-old Mandira Budhatoki poses for a photo 118 miles northeast of Kathmandu, Nepal. Mandira suffers from Congenital Hypertrichosis Lanuginosa, also known as “werewolf syndrome”.
A horse blessing ceremony in the church of Saint Rocco before the famous Palio horse race in Siena, Italy.